8 days in San Francisco Bay Area & Washington State Itinerary

8 days in San Francisco Bay Area & Washington State Itinerary

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San Francisco
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Seattle
— 3 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get great views at Twin Peaks, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, and examine the collection at Exploratorium.

To find out how to plan a trip to San Francisco, use our trip itinerary maker.

San Jose to San Francisco is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a subway. In October, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and identify plant and animal life at Friends of Issaquah Salmon Hatchery.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in October, things will get a bit cooler in Seattle: highs are around 63°F and lows about 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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